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[Belgium] Nicopure Labs Recognized With Its First Golden Leaf Award at International Forum English

has been presented with the "BMJ Most Committed to Quality" Golden Leaf Award at the 2016 Global Tobacco & Nicotine Forum (GTNF) in Brussels, Belgium. It is the first such award for the company.
PR Newswire
added Oct 6, 2016 17:01

GLANTZ: Need for Examination of Broader Range of Risks When Predicting the Effects of New Tobacco Products

The primary reason that they reached the conclusion of net benefits is that their primary analysis is based on the assumption that e-cigarettes are only 5% as dangerous as conventional cigarettes.2 This opinion did not consider the evidence that e-cigare
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 7, 2016 17:42

Financial strain, parental smoking and the Great Recession - an analysis of the UK Millennium Cohort Study. [FREE FULL TEXT]

Increased tobacco use among financially strained families has the potential to widen inequalities and undermine the public health policies which have had positive impacts on tobacco consumption in the UK.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 7, 2016 17:36

[UK-Scotland] LETTER: DUFFY: Smoking cannot halt dementia

YOU report that “smoking could prevent dementia... Research suggests that the risk of developing dementia is up to 70 per cent higher in current heavy smokers than in non-smokers, and smoking is implicated as a factor in age-related cognitive decline.
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Oct 5, 2016 16:27

[UK-Scotland] Smoking does NOT prevent dementia Reply

the main take home message reported in the press was that smoking might prevent dementia....smokers have a 45% higher risk of developing all forms of dementia than non-smokers, and that 14% of Alzheimer’s disease cases worldwide are estimated to be linked
Tobacco Unpacked (ASH Scotland) (uk)
added Oct 4, 2016 17:36
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“It’s easy to get fags”: A qualitative study of disadvantaged young people’s perspectives on cigarette availability and access

highlights a need for caution in associating self-reported changes in young people’s cigarette sources straightforwardly with access policies. The conflation of direct retail purchases with proxy purchases, and the inter-relationship between commercial an
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 7, 2016 17:37

A systematic review of possible serious adverse health effects of nicotine replacement therapy

serious adverse health effects (SAHEs)...The only SAHE from NRT exposure we identified was an increase in respiratory congenital abnormalities reported in one study. Limited evidence indicated a lack of effect between NRT exposure and SAHEs for CVD and va
Archives of Toxicology
added Oct 7, 2016 17:34

X-ray structure of the human α4β2 nicotinic receptor

we present the X-ray crystallographic structure of the human α4β2 nicotinic receptor, the most abundant nicotinic subtype in the brain. This structure provides insights into the architectural principles governing ligand recognition, heteromer assembly, io
added Oct 5, 2016 16:26

Menthol decreases oral nicotine aversion in C57BL/6 mice through a TRPM8-dependent mechanism

Oral menthol can reduce the aversive effects of oral nicotine and, at higher concentrations, acts as an irritant by itself. Menthol's effects in relation to nicotine require TRPM8, the cool temperature sensing ion channel that activates analgesic and coun
Tobacco Control
added Oct 4, 2016 15:00

Nicotine concentration of e-cigarettes used by adolescents

•Smokers and non-smokers reported using nicotine-free and nicotine e-cigarettes...many adolescents were unaware of the nicotine concentration in their e-liquid, raising concerns about inadvertent nicotine exposure among youth.
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Oct 7, 2016 17:23
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